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The Office of Vocations exists to promote, discern and direct priestly and religious vocations among men and women of the Diocese. Although a vocation begins with a personal call from God, rooted in Baptism, to serve God"s people, it also involves a call from the Church, which discerns in an individual the necessary gifts for a life in Holy Orders or Religious Life.

The Office of Vocations, invites qualified men and women to consider committed ministry in the Church, and evaluates and forms potential candidates for priesthood.

The Office of Vocations is responsible for:

  • Promotion of Vocations
  • Processing of Vocations
  • Ongoing Formation and Evaluation
  • Office of Vocations



Vocations Office
Catholic Diocese of Brownsville
700 N. Virgen de San Juan
San Juan, TX 78589

Phone:(956) 784-5060
Director: Rev. Juan M. Salazar